Tag: scholarships

Sonny Charles to headline Jennings Center scholarship program

Sonny Charles to headline Jennings Center scholarship program

| August 5, 2016

By Anita J. Jennings A Power Angel on Assignment FORT WAYNE—The Fort Wayne Parks and Recreation along with the Advisory Council of the Albert G. Jennings Center is bringing home our own homegrown Las Vegas entertainer, “Sonny Charles.” of the famous Checkmates on Saturday, Oct, 8,at the McMillen Park Community Center. The Council is soliciting […]

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Highlighting Reflections N Glass Corvette Club scholarship recipients

Highlighting Reflections N Glass Corvette Club scholarship recipients

| August 5, 2016

By Jeanie Summerville You may remember that Reflections N Glass Corvette Club was spotlighted in Frost Illustrated  July 5, 2016 and it’s purpose was to help raise money for their second annual scholarship fund.  Well today, Sunday July 31, 2016 is the actual day those scholarships of $200 were handed to four deserving students to […]

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Brooks-Questa Scholars: New partnership transforms landscape of construction trades

Brooks-Questa Scholars: New partnership transforms landscape of construction trades

| July 6, 2016

FORT WAYNE—Questa Education Foundation and Brooks Construction have formalized a partnership that will provide funding to scholars who wish to further their education beyond high school in areas of education that will prepare them for employment in the construction industry, specifically:  heavy highway and site development concentrations. Questa Education Foundation and Brooks Construction are pleased […]

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Zeta Phi Beta Sorority Inc.-Eta Upsilon Zeta Chapter 42nd Annual Finer Womanhood Scholarship Program features young leaders

Zeta Phi Beta Sorority Inc.-Eta Upsilon Zeta Chapter 42nd Annual Finer Womanhood Scholarship Program features young leaders

| June 7, 2016

‘R.O.C.K.—Radiate Outstanding Commitment and Knowledge By Rosalind Walker-Lewis Special to Frost Illustrated from Zeta Phi Beta Sorority Inc. Eta Upsilon Zeta Chapter FORT WAYNE—On Sunday, May 15, members of Zeta Phi Beta Sorority Inc.-Eta Upsilon Chapter hosted their 42nd Annual Finer Womanhood Scholarship program at the Hotel Fort Wayne.  Our theme was “Young Leaders R.O.C.K.—Radiate Outstanding […]

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Scholarships offered for descendents of Central High grads

Scholarships offered for descendents of Central High grads

| January 7, 2016

FORT WAYNE—The Fort Wayne Central High School (FWCHS) Alumni Association is offering scholarships to descendants of the school’s graduates. The Alumni Association is offering: •  $500 educational scholarships for students of first or 2nd year of college within the U.S. •  One $1,000 scholarship to a current college junior/education major within the U.S. Home Schooled […]

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First Lady Michelle Obama praises amazing students

First Lady Michelle Obama praises amazing students

| October 29, 2015

By Lynn Lee Special to the NNPA News Wire from The Akron Reporter AKRON, Ohio—Students in Akron have a lot to look forward thanks in part to city’s own NBA legend LeBron James, who recently announced plans to help students pay for their college education. On Oct. 21, at the University of Akron’s James A. […]

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Canterbury opens scholarship competition for all area 8th graders

Canterbury opens scholarship competition for all area 8th graders

| September 22, 2015

FORT WAYNE—All area eighth graders are invited to compete for merit scholarships to attend Canterbury High School next fall. The 34th annual Canterbury Scholar Competition is scheduled to be held  from 8:45 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Saturday, Oct. 3, 2015, at Canterbury High School, 3210 Smith Road. As many as 10 students will be named […]

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Questa Education Foundation announces scholarship recipients

Questa Education Foundation announces scholarship recipients

| September 7, 2015

FORT WAYNE—The Questa Education Foundation recently announced  the 2015-2016 Questa Scholars who will receive financial support for their college educations. Overall, this year there were both the largest number of applicants and the greatest number of scholars funded from across Northeast Indiana. There were 59 Allen County students funded. The intent of this funding is […]

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Spotlight on United Negro College Fund (UNCF)

Spotlight on United Negro College Fund (UNCF)

| September 2, 2015

By Jeanie Summerville What’s up, babies? It pleases me to bring to you this week’s spotlight because UNCF Scholarship program reception that honors scholarship recipients took place Aug. 27 at Indiana Tech Law School and I was in attendance so we could bring this event to you.  But before that, you’ll get a little background […]

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Spotlight on Reflections N Glass Corvette Club, Fort Wayne

Spotlight on Reflections N Glass Corvette Club, Fort Wayne

| August 12, 2015

By Jeanie Summerville  What’s up babies? It really pleases me to learn of new clubs or organizations that are getting involved in the betterment of our youth lives because the more they know we care, the more they’ll feel loved, wanted, need and appreciated.  On that note, on Sunday Aug. 2, at McMillen Park, one of […]

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